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Betrayed at 17 (2011)
 5.8
 781
Betrayed at 17 (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mother vows to get justice when her daughter's life is destroyed by a sex video that goes viral.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: seduction, high school, teenage life, crimes, youth, investigation, family relations, parents and children, computers and web, high school hunk, hopes, high school life, family problems, dishonesty, death in the family, lifestyle, dealing with death, siblings relations, private vs public, social relations, righting the wronged, betrayal, murder, police, video
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and emotional films with plots about youth, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, family problems, social relations and coming of age mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Betrayed at 17: Cyberbully (2011), The Pregnancy Project (2012), Tiger Eyes (2012), Girl Fight (2011), Taken Away (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cyberbully (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman tries to help her teenage daughter when she becomes the victim of online bullying.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: betrayal, computers and web, high school, suicide attempt, bully, rumor, teenage life, torment, rivalry, breaking point, dishonesty, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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100%
The Pregnancy Project (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Pregnancy project tells the real story of Gaby Rodriguez, a seventeen-year-old who attended a Washington state high-school and made her senior school project the treatment of pregnant teenagers by pretending to be pregnant.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, family relations, social relations, power relations, teachers and students, parents and children, pregnancy, high school life, dishonesty, teenage life, high school
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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53%
 6.4
 2K
Tiger Eyes (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: friends, teenage life, family problems, death in the family, youth, friendship, family relations, dealing with death, parents and children, death of father, grieving, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico
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48%
Love and Other Impossible Pursuits (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Emilia, a law-school graduate, falls in love with her married boss, Jack. After Emilia marries Jack, her happiness turns unexpectedly to grief following the death of her infant daughter. Devastated, Emilia nonetheless carries on, attempting to forge ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: family problems, parents and children, couple relations, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, family life, death in the family, dishonesty, unfulfillment, woman, overcoming, hapless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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43%
 6.4
 1K
Girl Fight (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, Girl Fight recounts the harrowing story of a 16-year-old, stellar high school student whose life spirals downward when her former friends conspire to upload onto the Internet a shocking video of them beating her up.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: high school, life turned upside down, parents and children, computers and web, youth, social relations, family relations, teenage life, disorder, high school life, bullying, video
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 154
Taken Away (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A corrupt politician covers up his daughter Vicky's pregnancy by forcing her to give the baby up for adoption. The newborn is adopted by a loving couple unable to have children, but a year later Vicky, now in college, realizes she was forced ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: single parent, youth, rivalry, parents and children, teenage life, family problems, fighting the system, adoption, custody, courtroom drama, family relations, righting the wronged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Brotherly Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: West Philadelphia basketball star Sergio Taylor deals with the pressures of fame while his brother and sister have their own issues with ambition.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: urban, high school life, family relations, social relations, prodigy, youth, follow your dream, life is a bitch, athlete's life, desire for fame, siblings relations, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia
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43%
A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When irascible matriarch Viola Price learns that her next asthma attack will likely kill her, she is determined to fix her fractured family before she leaves this world.
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: hopes, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, siblings relations, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, family problems, couples, righting the wronged, family relations, aging ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Mom at Sixteen (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pregnant sixteen year old Jacey's well-meaning mother forces her to keep the birth a secret and decides to raise the baby as her own.
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adoption, teenage pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, babies and infants, youth, family relations, social relations, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, high school life, social worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Of Boys and Men (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robert Townsend stars as the patriarch of a family devastated when his wife is killed in a senseless auto accident. Reeling with grief, each family member must find courage and vision to carry on, ultimately eager to do the mother proud.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: dealing with death, parents and children, family problems, family life, youth, coming of age, family relations, siblings relations, family in crisis, death, car accident, death of wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 442
Toe to Toe (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Out on the lacrosse pitch, wealthy but troubled Jesse and poor but driven Tosha form an easy and deep bond, but their relationship is threatened once they enter the hallways of an elite prep school they attend in Washington, D.C. There, they must ...
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, self discovery, youth, coming of age, high school, racism, teenage life, interracial relations, parents and children, rich and poor, social relations, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Two Gates of Sleep (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After preparing for their mother's imminent death, two brothers go on an arduous upriver journey to honor her final request.
Style: touching, gloomy, atmospheric, sincere, serious ...
Plot: dealing with death, introspection, last wish, family problems, death in the family, family relations, hopes, siblings relations, coffin, death of mother, nature, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Love Is the Drug (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jonah Brand (John Patrick Amedori) isn't necessarily the type of guy who would interest ultra-hot Sara Weller (Lizzy Caplan). But when she and her friends find out he works at a pharmacy, they charm him into their circle and gain his trust with ...
Style: serious, emotional, gloomy, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, unfulfilled love, fall in love, unfulfillment, crimes, love and romance, life is a bitch, youth, drug abuse, drug dealing, suburbs, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.9
 555
Drunkboat (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After twenty years of broken bottles and empty hallways, Mort Gleason witnesses his nephew Moo being beaten while in a drunken stupor. The short contact with family brings Mort back to what are left of his senses and he returns to the last home he ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: social relations, family relations, haunted by the past, siblings relations, suburban life, parents and children, coming of age, teenage life, suburbs, self discovery, youth, single parent
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Fat Boy Chronicles (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The Fat Boy Chronicles is a motion picture about Jimmy Winterpock, an obese high-school student who deals with bullying and trying to lose weight. The film is inspired by a true story and was released in 2010 as a major motion picture.
Style: realistic, touching, uplifting, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: win over, social relations, love and romance, hopes, follow your dream, social misfits, youth, high school, teenage life, human spirit, teenage love, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The End of Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mark is a struggling actor stuck between the life he once knew and the one waiting for him. When the mother of his two-year-old son suddenly passes away, Mark is forced to confront his shortcomings. Their fates, now intertwined, hang in the balance ...
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: single father, single parent, family relations, parents and children, family in crisis, babies and infants, life turned upside down, dealing with death, youth, family problems, death in the family, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 350
New Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: High school senior Michael (the son of a preacher and a Christian) is the new guy in a small town still reeling from a high school basketball star's unforeseen suicide of a year ago.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, uplifting, christian film
Plot: high school, small town life, death in the family, teenage life, coming of age, foe turned friend, dealing with death, youth, social relations, friends, high school life, astrology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 631
Putty Hill (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Friends and family of Cory, a young man who has died of an overdose, gather at a Baltimore-area karaoke bar for his wake and compare stories about him. Gradually, as it becomes clear that there are many holes in their recollections about Cory, they ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: youth, estrangement, overdose, coming of age, family problems, death in the family, introspection, social relations, dysfunctional family, drug abuse, family in crisis, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.3
 123
Absence (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Chile, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A daily, familiar, sexual and emotional drama. Based on the character Serginho, the plot is based around various aspects of this "no longer a boy, not yet a man". We follow his day to day: the recently acquired role of man of the house, ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional, touching
Plot: power relations, family relations, youth, parents and children, teachers and students, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, child as adult, teenage life, coming of age
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mourning for Anna (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mother deals with the violent murder of her daughter.
Style: realistic, touching, offbeat, serious
Plot: murder, death of daughter, grief, country house, deadly, teenage life, death in the family, family problems, in the woods, hopes, crimes, optimism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Walking the Halls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High school senior Casey finds herself seduced into the fast lifestyle of a call girl ring run by a campus police officer and must pull herself out before she loses all self-control. made for TV
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: high school life, self control, lifestyle, youth, corrupt officer, teenage life, social relations, prostitute, parents and children, woman with glasses, dirty old man, pimp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Too Young to Be a Dad (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When 15-year-old, Matt Freeman, gets his girlfriend, Francesca, pregnant her family decides to put the unborn baby up for adoption. Matt agrees to the decision, but begins to rethink it. This movie is taken from the father's point of view.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adoption, hopes, life turned upside down, pregnancy, teenage life, human spirit, family in crisis, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, babies and infants, family relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 96
You (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: You is a love story. It spans 21 years, bouncing around in time, creating a kind of family quilt that wraps around a father as he struggles to overcome the grief of losing his beloved wife and raise their daughter alone. A coming-of-age journey for ...
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: youth, single parent, family problems, death in the family, family relations, dealing with death, parents and children, hopes, redemption, coming of age, haunted by the past, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Bilal's Stand (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bilal, a Muslim high school senior works at his family's long-owned taxi stand. "The Stand," as they call it, has been the source of all activity and money for the family for the last sixty years. It seems like BĂ­lal is about to ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, religions or cults, family business, follow your dream, family in crisis, hopes, parents and children, youth, workplace, self discovery, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Cracks in Concrete (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A drama centered on two men at different states in life: Ertan, an ex-con who is trying to make amends for his past actions and Mikail, a teen-aged drug runner an aspiring musician.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, bleak
Plot: crimes, estrangement, juvenile delinquency, going straight, teenage life, family problems, hidden identity, family relations, parents and children, artists and showbiz, youth, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
 255
Due East (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The movie spotlights an intelligent high school senior and National Merit Scholar (Bryant) who has never been part of the "in crowd." She teaches a high school equivalency night class, tends to the needs of her widower father, Jesse ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: single parent, small town, coming of age, teenage life, small town life, society, lifestyle, family relations, couples, pregnancy, high school, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The King and Queen of Moonlight Bay (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Alison Dodge, a 17-year old raised by her mother, decides on her own to spend her last summer before college getting to know her father
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional, serious ...
Plot: isolation, youth, parents and children, hopes, one more chance, redemption, coming of age, human nature, introspection, family problems, teenage life, first sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, san diego california, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Grief of Others (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Ryries have suffered a loss: the death of a baby just fifty-seven hours after his birth. Without words to express their grief, the parents, John and Ricky, try to return to their previous lives. The couple's children, ten-year-old Biscuit ...
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, emotional, serious
Plot: couples, family problems, death in the family, family relations, life is a bitch, dealing with death, parents and children, couple relations, falling into water, family crisis, pregnant woman, pregnant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Diary of Preston Plummer (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the day of his college graduation, Preston Plummer cannot think of a single thing he really loves. Adrift, Preston follows a beautiful but troubled young woman to a small island town where he begins to fall for her, but it all threatens to fall ...
Style: realistic, captivating, gloomy, touching, serious ...
Plot: young lovers, fall in love, romance, parents and children, love and romance, haunted by the past, love affair, family problems, small town life, island, youth, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Cyber Seduction: His Secret Life (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A high school kid (Sumpter) develops an addiction to Internet porn so intense that it begins to destroy his life and tear his family apart.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: high school, internet, friendship, swimmer, high school life, lifestyle, addiction, teenage love, obsession, youth, teenage life, computers and web ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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